Chams canvasses electronic voting for successful elections
Operational and logistics issues hampering the successful conduct of elections in Nigeria, may become history if government will leverage an identity management solution designed by Chams Plc, Chams, an indigenous Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company has been deploying its e-voting platform to ensure cost-effective and seamless voting system for some reputable organisations in…
ICAN: Delayed passage of 2019 budget may sabotage growth prospects
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) have said that the delayed passage of the 2019 budget and slow investment choices that may arise as a result of expectations from the general elections may stall Nigeria’s growth prospects in 2019. ICAN disclosed this during the institute’s Economic Discourse Series titled, ‘2019 Economic Outlook’, positioned to…
Accountants seek ‘state of emergency’ on corruption
Accountants under the aegis of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), have advised the federal government to declare a state of emergency on corruption in the country.
‘Lack of regulator for forensic audits threatens financial system’
The Chattered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Audit (CIFIAN) has warned that the Nigerian financial system is in great danger due to the lack of appropriate legal framework to regulate forensic and investigative audit practice in the country. Pro tem President of CIFIAN, Dr Victoria Enape who gave the warning during the induction of new…
NEMAGate is reflection of corruption, weak corporate governance — Experts
Economists and corporate governance experts are united in their submission that alleged infractions in disbursements of N5.8b by the National Emergency Management Agency...
Toyin Olakunri in her own words
Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olusola Olakunri was born on November 4, 1937. She attended primary school in Nigeria, and completed her secondary and tertiary education in the United Kingdom.
ICAN, CIFIAN bicker over forensic auditors bill
The Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors of Nigeria (CIFIAN) yesterday faulted President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Ismaila Zakari’s move to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from signing the CIFIAN bill.
It’ll take a decade to reverse damage in Niger Delta, says Buhari
President Muhammadu yesterday stated that it would take a decade of government attention to reverse the damage to environments in parts of the Niger Delta region.
NDIC paid N11.5b to creditors of failed banks in 2017, says MD
Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) paid N11.50 billion to depositors and other creditors of failed financial institutions in the country last year. The Managing Director and Chief Executive, Umaru Ibrahim, stated this during the NDIC Special Day at the Abuja International Trade Fair with the theme ‘Enhancing SMEs in Agribusiness through Innovative Technology', in partnership…
Buhari, others to speak on sustainable development at conference
President Muhammadu Buhari and other economic professionals are expected to speak on Nigerian sustainable development at the 48th annual accountants’ conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). The president will declare the conference open, while the Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia, and the Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Mr. Babatunde…